Les Carvall officially ended the Ultimate Challenge 2013 at a reception on Saturday October 26th at the Novotel in Southampton by thanking all who helped and took part in the journey around the world. Click HERE see the thank you video.
Although the journey around the world has reached a successful conclusion, work now starts on editing the movie which is being produced by David Ellery of Viewpoint productions in Southampton below is the official trailer for you to watch.
Total miles driven 18,684 miles on varying road surfaces.
Overall journey duration 150 days.
Number of road crew taking part 7 crew plus the cameraman.
Total fuel used 2,900 litres per car around (6.44 miles per litre) or 29mpg.
Number of refuelling stops 118.
Number of countries crossed 16.
Number of border crossings 9.
Time zones crossed 12.
Continents crossed 3.
The combined ages of the road crew was 509 years and they were all from the local area.
They have completed their fund raising journey around the world, but please Don't forget you can still support them by making a donation at any time just click
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